Rare Temple Hanging Phulkari from Punjab with figures and Inscriptions
Has scenes that can be associated with Hindu tales.
We have Sita and the deer
we have Hanuman and Sanjeevani or Dronagiri,
we have Krishna with his flute and Mira with her sitar…
And some others that I don’t recognise – maybe Guru Nanak
Featuring spiritual leaders and other men alongside two words in Gurmukhi script the words read: “Majnu” & “Aurat”
Has a cloth backing.
Age unknown but estimated to be 50-80 years old
102 x 132cm
Has thread loss and some color run.
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user.Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections.Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.
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